RALEIGH, N.C., April 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of First Citizens BancShares Inc. (Nasdaq:FCNCA) today declared a quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share on the Class A and Class B common stock. The dividend is payable July 7, 2014, to shareholders of record June 16, 2014. ABOUT FIRST CITIZENS BANCSHARES First Citizens BancShares is the financial holding company for First Citizens Bank. First Citizens Bank provides a broad range of financial services to individuals, businesses, professionals and the medical community through branch offices in 17 states and the District of Columbia, online banking, mobile banking, ATMs and telephone banking. For more information, visit First Citizens' Web site at firstcitizens.com.
CONTACT: Barbara Thompson First Citizens BancShares (919) 716-2716